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UA Local 281

Chartered in 1901, Sprinkler Fitters UA Local Union 124 stands for over 1,400 union-trained craftsmen who provide quality installation, service, and repair to the piping and fixtures used in sprinkler systems. It serves Cook, Dupage, Grundy, Kane, Kendall, Lake, McHenry, and Will Counties in Illinois and Lake and Porter Counties in Indiana.

Local 281 represents its members by offering appropriate training as well as excellent fringe benefits. Sprinkler Fitters Local 281, U.A. Training Center provides advanced training programs for journeymen as well as a top-notch and comprehensive apprenticeship program for entry-level workers. The union also offers a variety of benefits including medical, prescription drugs, dental, and eye care plans.

To learn more about UA Local 281 and its benefit programs, please, visit their website,

HCM TradeSeal support for UA Local 281:

  • Auto-calculation of UA Local 281 Journeyman and/or Apprentice rates
  • Calculation and accounting support for UA Local 281 union benefits
  • Automatic union reports for UA Local 281
  • Union audit support for UA Local 281
  • Accurate Certified Payroll reporting for UA Local 281 work classes

How to Add UA Local 281 to TradeSeal

This Local's unique TradeSeal identifier is: PPF 281

Go to HCM TradeSeal > Data Manager and choose "Benefits, Deductions and Fringes" to add PPF 281 fringe benefit calculations and automatic remittance reporting.

Learn more about HCM TradeSeal by watching a brief overview video. HCM TradeSeal can automatically calculate fringe benefits and generate remittance reports for most union locals.